Clubs and Societies

The villages' clubs and societies are listed below.
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To view only non-sports organisations click here.

Bowls Club

Outdoor green in Brenchley, indoor bowling from October to March
All enquiries to:
Secretary, Hilary Ayshford on 01892 723630 or
Chairman, John Bayliss on 01892 723288

Brenchley & Matfield Beaver Scout Colony

Dana Ede, Beaver Leader, 01892 724550
Graham R. Smith, Group Scout Leader, 01892 823271

Brenchley & Matfield Horticultural Society

Shows, plant sale and trips during the spring and summer; talks in autumn and winter.
Contact: Clive Ward on 01892 722172

Brenchley & Matfield Lawn Tennis Club

Caters for adults and children of all abilities
Membership enquiries: Jo Boyman on 07810791339 or email
General enquiries: Ruth Howgill, Chairman, on 07739567585 or email

Brenchley and Matfield Local History Society

Talks and visits with a historical theme.
Contact: 01892 722339

Brenchley and Matfield Scout Group

Group Scout Leader:Mr Graham R. Smith, Tel: 01892 823271
Beaver Scout Leader: Mrs Dana Ede Tel: 01892 724550
Cub Scout Leader: Vicki Berry Tel: 07837 429260
Scout Leader: Mr Graham R. Smith Tel: 01892 823271
Explorer Scout District Commissioner: Mrs Debbie Grant Tel: 01580 891875
B&M Scout HQ Hire Bookings Secretary: Jo Dickson Tel: 01892 724963

See also the Weald Scouts website.

Brenchley Choral Society

Graham Bignell: 01892 722773

Brenchley Football Club

Sunday football club est 1968.
All enquiries to:-
Chairman: Wesley Stevens tel 07515 156147
Secretary: Colin Castle tel 07759 704892
or email at
Twitter @BrenchleyFC

Brenchley Squash Club

Individual and family memberships available.
Enquiries: David Boobbyer, 01892 833609

Castle Hill Cricket Club

Sunday 'friendly' cricket against local clubs, also a thriving junior section.
Contact Club Captain, Ben Hall at
or Youth Section Secretary, Jim Freeborough at

Horse Riding - Toll Rides (Off-Road) Trust (TROT)

TROT is a registered charity which aims to promote off-road horse riding. It operates a local ride in the Brenchley and Matfield area. If you would you like to be able to ride your horse all year round on approx 6 miles of wide well drained tracks through local orchards, with stunning views of the Brenchley area visit the website: or call Lis Searle on 07734 040004 for more information.

Matfield & District Riders Association

Matfield Green Cricket Club

Contact: Peter Danby - or 07846 125679

Matfield Women's Institute

Meets on the 1st Wednesday evening of each month
Contact Amanda on 01892 823280 or Aileen on 01892 722515

Over 60’s Club

Enid Wells 722367

Social Badminton

Meets most Tuesday evenings in Matfield
Contact:Helen Brown 01892 722885

Teise District Guides

Guides: Liz Street 01732 361892 or
Brownies: Marion Chase 01892 540752

Trust for Chernobyl Children

Chairman Yvonne Burdge 01892 723610

Yalding & District Beekeepers Association

Enquiries: Pete Searle on 07850 844553